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To check a filesystem for errors, you can use the ____ command, which can check filesystems of many different types. Answer
Errors on a filesystem are often referred to as filesystem ____ and are common on most filesystems. Answer
The easiest method for monitoring free space by mounted filesystems is to use the ____ command. Answer
To mount all filesystems in the /etc/fstab file that are intended to mount at boot time, you can simply type the ____ command. Answer
To format a filesystem with a specified filesystem type, you can use the ____ option with the mkfs command. Answer
The ____ device file represents the first primary partition on the second IDE hard disk drive (primary slave). Answer
Devices that transfer data in a character-by-character fashion are referred to as ____ devices. Answer
If you type enough unique letters of a directory and press ____ key, the BASH shell will find the intended file or directory being specified and fill in the appropriate information.
The ____ regular expression metacharacter matches 0 or more occurrences of the previous character.
Which of the following key combinations, commonly used in the vi editor command mode, displays current line statistics?
The ____ command takes a list of arguments specifying the absolute or relative pathnames of files to remove.
The fastest method to search for files in the Linux directory tree is to use the ____ command.
You can see the contents of a certain variable in memory by using the ____ metacharacter with the echo command.
The ____ section of a filesystem is the section that contains information about the filesystem in general.
In a file's mode, if a permission is unavailable, a(n) ____ character replaces its position in the mode.
If a user has ____ permission for a file, they can open, read, and edit the contents of a file.
When using the chmod command for a specific file, the ____ argument would add read permission and remove write permission for the group permissions.
To set all of the special permissions on a certain file or directory, you can use the command ____, where name is the name of the file or directory.
chmod 7777 name
The ____ device file represents the first primary partition on the second IDE hard disk drive (primary slave).
A(n) ____ is a piece of software that tells the operating system how to use a specific hardware device.
The concept of ____ enables software developers to read other developers' source code, modify that source code to make the software better, and redistribute that source code to other developers who might improve it further.
Open Source Software
The ____ stipulates that the source code of any software published under its license must be freely available.
GNU General Public License
Consider the phrase "collaboration between several developers with a common need speeds up software creation, and when bugs in the software are found by these users, bug fixes are created very quickly" from the chapter. This statement describes which advantage of the Linux operating system?
Stability and security
Which of the following is the greatest expense for companies using Linux?
Hiring people to maintain the Linux system
A ____ is merely a compressed archive of files that usually contain scripts that install the software contents to the correct location on the system.
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